Arbor Day Quotes - Page 2

Between every two pine trees there is a door leading to a new way of life.
– John Muir

The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
– Nelson Henderson

Trees are the earth’s endless effort to speak to the listening heaven.
– Rabindranath Tagore

Trees are poems that earth writes upon the sky,We fell them down and turn them into paper,That we may record our emptiness.
– Khalil Gibran

Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.
– George Bernard Shaw

For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
– Martin Luther

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The next best time is now.
– Chinese Proverb

Us sing and dance, make faces and give flower bouquets, trying to be loved. You ever notice that trees do everything to git attention we do, except walk?
– Alice Walker

God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools.
– John Muir

Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money.
– Cree Indian Proverb

For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
– Martin Luther

You will find something more in woods than in books. Trees and stones will teach you that which you can never learn from masters.
– St. Bernard

Trees are poems that earth writes upon the sky,We fell them down and turn them into paper,That we may record our emptiness.
– Kahlil Gibran

Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.
– George Bernard Shaw

Trees are sanctuaries.Whoever knows how to talk to them,whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth.
– Herman Hesse

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.
– Bill Vaughn

The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
– Nelson Henderson

Trees outstrip most people in the extent and depth of their work for the public good.
– Sara Ebenreck

If I thought I was going to die tomorrow, I should nevertheless plant a tree today.
– Stephan Girard

Happiness is a bowl of cherries and a book of poetry under a shade tree.
– Astrid Alauda